Mediware Ships Version Medication Management 3.1 on Schedule

Version upgrade adds Transfer, Discharge, and Clinical Interaction Checks for medication reconciliation

LENEXA, KS, March 31, 2008Mediware Information Systems, a provider of ClosedLoop™ clinical systems for blood and medication management, announced today that version 3.1 of its Medication Management suite of products is available for all clients.

“We are all very pleased to introduce the next edition of our medication management product line,” said Noel Strong, Mediware’s chief technology officer. “This continues our commitment to providing quarterly updates for our software to ensure that our customers have rapid access to new updates and functionality.”

A key component of the 3.1 version is enhanced capabilities in MediREC, the Company’s automated medication reconciliation product. These additional features include capabilities to reconcile medications at transfer points within the hospital, as well as at discharge. Hospital customers now can electronically prepare and print crucial medication information to enable better patient education as well as to inform primary care physicians on the details of the patient’s medication therapy during the hospital stay.

Clients interested in more information about version 3.1 should contact customer support.

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Mediware delivers blood and medication management software systems that encapsulate information supporting patient therapies, reinforce patient safety practices and improve efficiencies to lower costs. Mediware’s customers include prestigious hospitals, clinics, correctional institutions, blood centers and other public and private health care institutions throughout the world. For more information about Mediware products and services, visit our web site at